Bank closures are having a “traumatic effect” on high streets by stripping vulnerable people of vital services - with some towns even being left without a single branch at all.
The mayor of Bungay has spoken of the “layers of issues” the town now faces following the closure of its last bank.
A plan to close Bungay’s Lloyds bank has led to concerns being raised by the mayor of the town and also an MP in Parliament.
MPs have branded Lloyds Banking Group’s decision to close three north Suffolk branches as ‘disappointing’.
A Suffolk market town has lost its last bank branch - a decision that is ‘devastating to the town’ according to its mayor.
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